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Watter Buddy

Energy Systems & Design

last updated 5 days ago

Snapshot

Product description

Small package water turbine generator capable of generating DC power from a running water source.

Target region(s)
Africa, Asia, Europe/Middle East, Fiji, Latin America & the Caribbean, North America, Spain
Distributors/implementing organizations

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Market suggested retail price

• 1 Nozzle Watter Buddy: [$695] (http://www.microhydropower.com/price-list/ “http://www.microhydropower.com/price-list/”) USD

• Additional Watter Buddy Nozzle: $50 USD

• Hose Adaptor (male): $5.50 USD

• Hose Adaptor (female): $6.50 USD

• Accessory Kit (fuse holder, meter, banana plugs): $50 USD

Competitive landscape

Many similar products available through a wide variety of distributors. Some include: Water Motor, Thompson & Howe Energy Systems, HI-Power, Harris Hydroelectric, and other Chinese Manufacturers.

SDG targeted

[Goal #7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all](https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg7 “https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdg7”)

Target user(s)

[Consumers] (http://www.microhydropower.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/The-Watter-Buddy-Manual-1.3-9-20131.pdf “http://www.microhydropower.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/The-Watter-Buddy-Manual-1.3-9-20131.pdf”) that lack access to a reliable traditional power grid and have access to a steady source of running water.

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